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Broadcom Inc. (NASDAQ:AVGO)

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Profitability Ratios (Summary)

Broadcom Inc., profitability ratios (quarterly data)

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Jan 30, 2022 Oct 31, 2021 Aug 1, 2021 May 2, 2021 Jan 31, 2021 Nov 1, 2020 Aug 2, 2020 May 3, 2020 Feb 2, 2020 Nov 3, 2019 Aug 4, 2019 May 5, 2019 Feb 3, 2019 Nov 4, 2018 Aug 5, 2018 May 6, 2018 Feb 4, 2018 Oct 29, 2017 Jul 30, 2017 Apr 30, 2017 Jan 29, 2017 Oct 30, 2016 Jul 31, 2016 May 1, 2016 Jan 31, 2016
Return on Sales
Gross profit margin 62.95% 61.36% 60.18% 58.98% 57.54% 56.58% 55.70% 55.21% 55.32% 55.24% 55.09% 54.33% 53.09% 51.48% 50.28% 49.42% 48.53% 48.25% 49.01% 48.78% 44.85% 44.86%
Operating profit margin 34.35% 31.03% 28.16% 24.83% 20.81% 16.80% 15.27% 14.85% 15.90% 15.24% 18.15% 20.70% 22.28% 24.63% 20.93% 18.05% 14.98% 13.51% 11.87% 6.75% -2.42% -3.09%
Net profit margin 27.47% 24.54% 22.90% 19.11% 16.01% 12.39% 10.70% 10.97% 11.64% 12.05% 13.44% 15.92% 30.50% 58.80% 57.66% 55.79% 40.81% 9.59% 3.12% -1.54% -12.03% -13.13%
Return on Investment
Return on equity (ROE) 34.09% 26.99% 24.94% 20.40% 16.49% 12.40% 10.54% 10.48% 10.83% 10.92% 13.91% 15.66% 27.99% 45.99% 42.53% 34.18% 29.66% 8.34% 2.67% -1.29% -9.86% -9.20%
Return on assets (ROA) 10.69% 8.91% 8.00% 6.47% 5.14% 3.90% 3.13% 3.08% 3.26% 4.04% 4.29% 4.90% 9.01% 24.46% 23.18% 19.95% 14.09% 3.11% 1.06% -0.50% -3.78% -3.48%

Based on: 10-Q (reporting date: 2022-01-30), 10-K (reporting date: 2021-10-31), 10-Q (reporting date: 2021-08-01), 10-Q (reporting date: 2021-05-02), 10-Q (reporting date: 2021-01-31), 10-K (reporting date: 2020-11-01), 10-Q (reporting date: 2020-08-02), 10-Q (reporting date: 2020-05-03), 10-Q (reporting date: 2020-02-02), 10-K (reporting date: 2019-11-03), 10-Q (reporting date: 2019-08-04), 10-Q (reporting date: 2019-05-05), 10-Q (reporting date: 2019-02-03), 10-K (reporting date: 2018-11-04), 10-Q (reporting date: 2018-08-05), 10-Q (reporting date: 2018-05-06), 10-Q (reporting date: 2018-02-04), 10-K (reporting date: 2017-10-29), 10-Q (reporting date: 2017-07-30), 10-Q (reporting date: 2017-04-30), 10-Q (reporting date: 2017-01-29), 10-K (reporting date: 2016-10-30), 10-Q (reporting date: 2016-07-31), 10-Q (reporting date: 2016-05-01), 10-Q (reporting date: 2016-01-31).

Profitability ratio Description The company
Gross profit margin Gross profit margin indicates the percentage of revenue available to cover operating and other expenditures. Broadcom Inc. gross profit margin ratio improved from Q3 2021 to Q4 2021 and from Q4 2021 to Q1 2022.
Operating profit margin A profitability ratio calculated as operating income divided by revenue. Broadcom Inc. operating profit margin ratio improved from Q3 2021 to Q4 2021 and from Q4 2021 to Q1 2022.
Net profit margin An indicator of profitability, calculated as net income divided by revenue. Broadcom Inc. net profit margin ratio improved from Q3 2021 to Q4 2021 and from Q4 2021 to Q1 2022.

Profitability ratio Description The company
ROE A profitability ratio calculated as net income divided by shareholders’ equity. Broadcom Inc. ROE improved from Q3 2021 to Q4 2021 and from Q4 2021 to Q1 2022.
ROA A profitability ratio calculated as net income divided by total assets. Broadcom Inc. ROA improved from Q3 2021 to Q4 2021 and from Q4 2021 to Q1 2022.

Gross Profit Margin

Broadcom Inc., gross profit margin calculation (quarterly data)

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Jan 30, 2022 Oct 31, 2021 Aug 1, 2021 May 2, 2021 Jan 31, 2021 Nov 1, 2020 Aug 2, 2020 May 3, 2020 Feb 2, 2020 Nov 3, 2019 Aug 4, 2019 May 5, 2019 Feb 3, 2019 Nov 4, 2018 Aug 5, 2018 May 6, 2018 Feb 4, 2018 Oct 29, 2017 Jul 30, 2017 Apr 30, 2017 Jan 29, 2017 Oct 30, 2016 Jul 31, 2016 May 1, 2016 Jan 31, 2016
Selected Financial Data (US$ in millions)
Gross margin 5,049  4,638  4,197  4,057  3,952  3,747  3,316  3,189  3,264  3,152  3,034  3,089  3,208  2,935  2,619  2,551  2,628  2,383  2,149  1,976  2,001  2,171  1,782  1,046  941 
Net revenue 7,706  7,407  6,778  6,610  6,655  6,467  5,821  5,742  5,858  5,776  5,515  5,517  5,789  5,444  5,063  5,014  5,327  4,844  4,463  4,190  4,139  4,136  3,792  3,541  1,771 
Profitability Ratio
Gross profit margin1 62.95% 61.36% 60.18% 58.98% 57.54% 56.58% 55.70% 55.21% 55.32% 55.24% 55.09% 54.33% 53.09% 51.48% 50.28% 49.42% 48.53% 48.25% 49.01% 48.78% 44.85% 44.86%
Benchmarks
Gross Profit Margin, Competitors2
Advanced Micro Devices Inc. 48.53% 48.25% 46.82% 45.71% 44.79% 44.53% 44.47% 44.36% 43.69% 42.61% 40.78% 39.83% 38.87% 37.79% 37.10% 35.81% 34.86% 34.21%
Analog Devices Inc. 57.81% 61.83% 68.04% 67.36% 66.37% 65.87% 65.39% 65.56% 66.43% 67.00% 67.79% 67.95% 68.09% 68.27% 67.46% 63.96% 61.12% 59.94% 59.57% 63.11% 65.95% 65.10%
Applied Materials Inc. 47.67% 47.32% 46.69% 45.83% 44.96% 44.72% 44.23% 44.04% 43.81% 43.72% 43.93% 44.39% 45.01% 45.31% 45.47% 45.48% 45.31% 44.93% 44.31% 43.55% 42.55% 41.67%
Intel Corp. 54.32% 55.45% 56.27% 55.59% 54.62% 56.01% 56.52% 57.88% 59.51% 58.56% 58.92% 60.46% 60.83% 61.73% 62.50% 61.87% 61.93% 62.25%
Lam Research Corp. 46.19% 46.53% 46.49% 46.59% 46.43% 45.88% 45.86% 45.20% 45.13% 45.15% 45.66% 46.12% 46.42% 46.63% 46.18% 45.99% 45.56% 44.97% 44.81% 44.44% 44.15% 44.49%
Micron Technology Inc. 41.37% 37.62% 33.66% 30.70% 31.37% 30.57% 29.03% 30.33% 36.11% 45.72% 53.60% 57.87% 59.55% 58.87% 56.43% 53.13% 48.25% 41.51% 33.92% 25.74% 20.49% 20.20%
NVIDIA Corp. 62.43% 62.34% 62.62% 62.84% 63.47% 61.99% 59.49% 58.57% 59.64% 61.21% 62.51% 62.41% 61.36% 59.93% 59.31% 59.18% 59.16% 58.80%
Qualcomm Inc. 58.16% 57.51% 59.82% 59.99% 60.17% 60.67% 56.96% 65.07% 65.22% 64.57% 63.06% 54.26% 54.58% 54.94% 56.00% 55.57% 55.22% 56.07% 57.12% 58.16% 59.38% 58.61%
Texas Instruments Inc. 68.68% 67.47% 66.36% 65.46% 64.70% 64.10% 63.49% 63.65% 63.68% 63.71% 64.23% 64.51% 64.73% 65.11% 65.18% 64.84% 64.61% 64.26%

Based on: 10-Q (reporting date: 2022-01-30), 10-K (reporting date: 2021-10-31), 10-Q (reporting date: 2021-08-01), 10-Q (reporting date: 2021-05-02), 10-Q (reporting date: 2021-01-31), 10-K (reporting date: 2020-11-01), 10-Q (reporting date: 2020-08-02), 10-Q (reporting date: 2020-05-03), 10-Q (reporting date: 2020-02-02), 10-K (reporting date: 2019-11-03), 10-Q (reporting date: 2019-08-04), 10-Q (reporting date: 2019-05-05), 10-Q (reporting date: 2019-02-03), 10-K (reporting date: 2018-11-04), 10-Q (reporting date: 2018-08-05), 10-Q (reporting date: 2018-05-06), 10-Q (reporting date: 2018-02-04), 10-K (reporting date: 2017-10-29), 10-Q (reporting date: 2017-07-30), 10-Q (reporting date: 2017-04-30), 10-Q (reporting date: 2017-01-29), 10-K (reporting date: 2016-10-30), 10-Q (reporting date: 2016-07-31), 10-Q (reporting date: 2016-05-01), 10-Q (reporting date: 2016-01-31).

1 Q1 2022 Calculation
Gross profit margin = 100 × (Gross marginQ1 2022 + Gross marginQ4 2021 + Gross marginQ3 2021 + Gross marginQ2 2021) ÷ (Net revenueQ1 2022 + Net revenueQ4 2021 + Net revenueQ3 2021 + Net revenueQ2 2021)
= 100 × (5,049 + 4,638 + 4,197 + 4,057) ÷ (7,706 + 7,407 + 6,778 + 6,610) = 62.95%

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Profitability ratio Description The company
Gross profit margin Gross profit margin indicates the percentage of revenue available to cover operating and other expenditures. Broadcom Inc. gross profit margin ratio improved from Q3 2021 to Q4 2021 and from Q4 2021 to Q1 2022.

Operating Profit Margin

Broadcom Inc., operating profit margin calculation (quarterly data)

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Jan 30, 2022 Oct 31, 2021 Aug 1, 2021 May 2, 2021 Jan 31, 2021 Nov 1, 2020 Aug 2, 2020 May 3, 2020 Feb 2, 2020 Nov 3, 2019 Aug 4, 2019 May 5, 2019 Feb 3, 2019 Nov 4, 2018 Aug 5, 2018 May 6, 2018 Feb 4, 2018 Oct 29, 2017 Jul 30, 2017 Apr 30, 2017 Jan 29, 2017 Oct 30, 2016 Jul 31, 2016 May 1, 2016 Jan 31, 2016
Selected Financial Data (US$ in millions)
Operating income (loss) 3,108  2,581  2,126  1,975  1,837  1,526  1,008  766  714  1,054  865  970  555  1,652  1,339  1,201  943  755  648  474  506  381  (264) (1,001) 475 
Net revenue 7,706  7,407  6,778  6,610  6,655  6,467  5,821  5,742  5,858  5,776  5,515  5,517  5,789  5,444  5,063  5,014  5,327  4,844  4,463  4,190  4,139  4,136  3,792  3,541  1,771 
Profitability Ratio
Operating profit margin1 34.35% 31.03% 28.16% 24.83% 20.81% 16.80% 15.27% 14.85% 15.90% 15.24% 18.15% 20.70% 22.28% 24.63% 20.93% 18.05% 14.98% 13.51% 11.87% 6.75% -2.42% -3.09%
Benchmarks
Operating Profit Margin, Competitors2
Advanced Micro Devices Inc. 20.86% 22.20% 20.27% 18.83% 16.23% 14.02% 13.27% 11.56% 10.63% 9.37% 5.16% 4.68% 6.05% 6.97% 7.73% 7.37% 5.89% 3.83%
Analog Devices Inc. 18.87% 23.12% 31.59% 30.06% 28.83% 26.74% 24.91% 25.30% 26.56% 28.55% 30.69% 31.07% 31.05% 30.35% 29.56% 25.18% 21.17% 20.66% 21.09% 25.91% 30.23% 30.05%
Applied Materials Inc. 31.37% 29.87% 28.47% 26.49% 25.30% 25.37% 24.26% 23.58% 23.20% 22.93% 23.55% 25.09% 26.83% 27.80% 28.35% 28.17% 27.53% 26.61% 25.58% 24.11% 21.99% 19.88%
Intel Corp. 25.87% 24.62% 25.93% 26.00% 26.17% 30.41% 31.49% 32.90% 32.88% 30.62% 30.48% 31.77% 32.49% 32.91% 32.48% 30.58% 29.37% 28.58%
Lam Research Corp. 31.06% 30.64% 29.55% 28.68% 28.02% 26.62% 26.37% 25.20% 25.40% 25.53% 26.90% 28.19% 28.47% 29.01% 27.84% 26.96% 25.73% 23.74% 22.22% 19.70% 17.82% 18.25%
Micron Technology Inc. 27.17% 22.68% 17.60% 15.21% 15.19% 14.01% 12.33% 13.36% 20.04% 31.51% 41.16% 46.84% 49.70% 49.34% 46.71% 43.04% 37.17% 28.88% 19.16% 9.12% 2.27% 1.35%
NVIDIA Corp. 28.62% 27.18% 27.17% 27.13% 29.41% 26.07% 21.46% 22.40% 26.72% 32.47% 36.89% 37.21% 35.97% 33.05% 31.97% 31.33% 29.74% 27.99%
Qualcomm Inc. 30.88% 29.16% 31.74% 30.35% 29.04% 26.58% 17.52% 32.49% 32.59% 31.59% 24.99% 9.05% 6.62% 3.26% 7.57% 6.98% 8.34% 11.73% 18.09% 21.09% 23.50% 27.57%
Texas Instruments Inc. 50.55% 48.84% 47.02% 45.19% 42.73% 40.76% 38.81% 38.79% 39.58% 39.79% 40.61% 41.59% 41.98% 42.53% 42.74% 42.18% 41.56% 40.66%

Based on: 10-Q (reporting date: 2022-01-30), 10-K (reporting date: 2021-10-31), 10-Q (reporting date: 2021-08-01), 10-Q (reporting date: 2021-05-02), 10-Q (reporting date: 2021-01-31), 10-K (reporting date: 2020-11-01), 10-Q (reporting date: 2020-08-02), 10-Q (reporting date: 2020-05-03), 10-Q (reporting date: 2020-02-02), 10-K (reporting date: 2019-11-03), 10-Q (reporting date: 2019-08-04), 10-Q (reporting date: 2019-05-05), 10-Q (reporting date: 2019-02-03), 10-K (reporting date: 2018-11-04), 10-Q (reporting date: 2018-08-05), 10-Q (reporting date: 2018-05-06), 10-Q (reporting date: 2018-02-04), 10-K (reporting date: 2017-10-29), 10-Q (reporting date: 2017-07-30), 10-Q (reporting date: 2017-04-30), 10-Q (reporting date: 2017-01-29), 10-K (reporting date: 2016-10-30), 10-Q (reporting date: 2016-07-31), 10-Q (reporting date: 2016-05-01), 10-Q (reporting date: 2016-01-31).

1 Q1 2022 Calculation
Operating profit margin = 100 × (Operating income (loss)Q1 2022 + Operating income (loss)Q4 2021 + Operating income (loss)Q3 2021 + Operating income (loss)Q2 2021) ÷ (Net revenueQ1 2022 + Net revenueQ4 2021 + Net revenueQ3 2021 + Net revenueQ2 2021)
= 100 × (3,108 + 2,581 + 2,126 + 1,975) ÷ (7,706 + 7,407 + 6,778 + 6,610) = 34.35%

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Profitability ratio Description The company
Operating profit margin A profitability ratio calculated as operating income divided by revenue. Broadcom Inc. operating profit margin ratio improved from Q3 2021 to Q4 2021 and from Q4 2021 to Q1 2022.

Net Profit Margin

Broadcom Inc., net profit margin calculation (quarterly data)

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Jan 30, 2022 Oct 31, 2021 Aug 1, 2021 May 2, 2021 Jan 31, 2021 Nov 1, 2020 Aug 2, 2020 May 3, 2020 Feb 2, 2020 Nov 3, 2019 Aug 4, 2019 May 5, 2019 Feb 3, 2019 Nov 4, 2018 Aug 5, 2018 May 6, 2018 Feb 4, 2018 Oct 29, 2017 Jul 30, 2017 Apr 30, 2017 Jan 29, 2017 Oct 30, 2016 Jul 31, 2016 May 1, 2016 Jan 31, 2016
Selected Financial Data (US$ in millions)
Net income (loss) attributable to Broadcom Inc. stockholders 2,472  1,989  1,876  1,493  1,378  1,324  688  563  385  847  715  691  471  1,115  1,196  3,718  6,230  532  481  440  239  (632) (298) (1,186) 377 
Net revenue 7,706  7,407  6,778  6,610  6,655  6,467  5,821  5,742  5,858  5,776  5,515  5,517  5,789  5,444  5,063  5,014  5,327  4,844  4,463  4,190  4,139  4,136  3,792  3,541  1,771 
Profitability Ratio
Net profit margin1 27.47% 24.54% 22.90% 19.11% 16.01% 12.39% 10.70% 10.97% 11.64% 12.05% 13.44% 15.92% 30.50% 58.80% 57.66% 55.79% 40.81% 9.59% 3.12% -1.54% -12.03% -13.13%
Benchmarks
Net Profit Margin, Competitors2
Advanced Micro Devices Inc. 17.98% 19.24% 26.72% 25.76% 25.24% 25.50% 10.17% 7.96% 6.72% 5.07% 3.47% 3.25% 4.46% 5.20% 5.51% 5.04% 3.29% 0.81%
Analog Devices Inc. 15.18% 19.00% 26.15% 25.16% 23.99% 21.79% 20.14% 20.05% 21.06% 22.75% 24.71% 25.18% 25.42% 24.12% 22.95% 17.72% 13.80% 14.24% 14.79% 20.90% 25.14% 25.18%
Applied Materials Inc. 27.10% 25.53% 24.54% 22.35% 21.19% 21.04% 19.58% 18.89% 18.83% 18.52% 19.40% 22.10% 23.50% 19.20% 19.87% 19.24% 18.53% 23.62% 22.08% 20.41% 18.05% 15.90%
Intel Corp. 31.68% 25.14% 26.89% 23.91% 23.93% 26.84% 28.10% 29.97% 30.02% 29.25% 27.46% 28.05% 29.04% 29.72% 21.91% 20.06% 17.32% 15.30%
Lam Research Corp. 27.07% 26.72% 26.07% 24.85% 23.60% 22.42% 21.81% 21.67% 22.38% 22.70% 25.64% 26.70% 21.26% 21.49% 18.32% 17.60% 22.85% 21.19% 19.82% 15.67% 15.02% 15.53%
Micron Technology Inc. 24.86% 21.16% 16.20% 13.60% 13.59% 12.54% 11.16% 11.72% 17.01% 26.97% 37.36% 43.56% 46.82% 46.51% 43.36% 38.68% 32.77% 25.04% 14.66% 4.68% -2.32% -2.23%
NVIDIA Corp. 27.66% 25.98% 25.89% 25.94% 28.18% 25.61% 24.07% 26.92% 30.67% 35.34% 37.79% 36.22% 34.45% 31.37% 28.78% 27.41% 26.05% 24.11%
Qualcomm Inc. 27.71% 26.94% 28.25% 27.28% 25.21% 22.09% 13.72% 16.36% 17.31% 18.07% 13.41% 11.57% 10.03% -21.40% -18.40% -20.15% -18.64% 11.06% 17.26% 19.25% 20.56% 24.22%
Texas Instruments Inc. 43.34% 42.35% 41.61% 40.12% 40.04% 38.69% 36.24% 36.88% 35.23% 34.88% 35.16% 34.98% 34.84% 35.35% 29.62% 28.08% 26.39% 24.61%

Based on: 10-Q (reporting date: 2022-01-30), 10-K (reporting date: 2021-10-31), 10-Q (reporting date: 2021-08-01), 10-Q (reporting date: 2021-05-02), 10-Q (reporting date: 2021-01-31), 10-K (reporting date: 2020-11-01), 10-Q (reporting date: 2020-08-02), 10-Q (reporting date: 2020-05-03), 10-Q (reporting date: 2020-02-02), 10-K (reporting date: 2019-11-03), 10-Q (reporting date: 2019-08-04), 10-Q (reporting date: 2019-05-05), 10-Q (reporting date: 2019-02-03), 10-K (reporting date: 2018-11-04), 10-Q (reporting date: 2018-08-05), 10-Q (reporting date: 2018-05-06), 10-Q (reporting date: 2018-02-04), 10-K (reporting date: 2017-10-29), 10-Q (reporting date: 2017-07-30), 10-Q (reporting date: 2017-04-30), 10-Q (reporting date: 2017-01-29), 10-K (reporting date: 2016-10-30), 10-Q (reporting date: 2016-07-31), 10-Q (reporting date: 2016-05-01), 10-Q (reporting date: 2016-01-31).

1 Q1 2022 Calculation
Net profit margin = 100 × (Net income (loss) attributable to Broadcom Inc. stockholdersQ1 2022 + Net income (loss) attributable to Broadcom Inc. stockholdersQ4 2021 + Net income (loss) attributable to Broadcom Inc. stockholdersQ3 2021 + Net income (loss) attributable to Broadcom Inc. stockholdersQ2 2021) ÷ (Net revenueQ1 2022 + Net revenueQ4 2021 + Net revenueQ3 2021 + Net revenueQ2 2021)
= 100 × (2,472 + 1,989 + 1,876 + 1,493) ÷ (7,706 + 7,407 + 6,778 + 6,610) = 27.47%

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Profitability ratio Description The company
Net profit margin An indicator of profitability, calculated as net income divided by revenue. Broadcom Inc. net profit margin ratio improved from Q3 2021 to Q4 2021 and from Q4 2021 to Q1 2022.

Return on Equity (ROE)

Broadcom Inc., ROE calculation (quarterly data)

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Jan 30, 2022 Oct 31, 2021 Aug 1, 2021 May 2, 2021 Jan 31, 2021 Nov 1, 2020 Aug 2, 2020 May 3, 2020 Feb 2, 2020 Nov 3, 2019 Aug 4, 2019 May 5, 2019 Feb 3, 2019 Nov 4, 2018 Aug 5, 2018 May 6, 2018 Feb 4, 2018 Oct 29, 2017 Jul 30, 2017 Apr 30, 2017 Jan 29, 2017 Oct 30, 2016 Jul 31, 2016 May 1, 2016 Jan 31, 2016
Selected Financial Data (US$ in millions)
Net income (loss) attributable to Broadcom Inc. stockholders 2,472  1,989  1,876  1,493  1,378  1,324  688  563  385  847  715  691  471  1,115  1,196  3,718  6,230  532  481  440  239  (632) (298) (1,186) 377 
Total Broadcom Inc. stockholders’ equity 22,968  24,962  24,340  23,939  23,973  23,874  23,557  23,942  24,368  24,941  21,503  22,172  23,224  26,657  27,452  32,067  25,901  20,285  19,802  19,425  19,033  18,892  19,473  19,702  5,121 
Profitability Ratio
ROE1 34.09% 26.99% 24.94% 20.40% 16.49% 12.40% 10.54% 10.48% 10.83% 10.92% 13.91% 15.66% 27.99% 45.99% 42.53% 34.18% 29.66% 8.34% 2.67% -1.29% -9.86% -9.20%
Benchmarks
ROE, Competitors2
Advanced Micro Devices Inc. 6.13% 42.18% 55.62% 48.63% 44.51% 42.66% 22.73% 18.43% 16.04% 12.06% 9.60% 10.05% 15.21% 26.62% 32.00% 37.43% 27.55% 7.04%
Analog Devices Inc. 3.43% 3.66% 13.87% 12.83% 11.63% 10.17% 9.44% 9.59% 10.37% 11.64% 12.88% 13.37% 13.66% 13.61% 12.99% 10.06% 7.52% 7.16% 6.81% 8.40% 17.23% 16.68%
Applied Materials Inc. 55.09% 48.08% 44.00% 36.95% 33.62% 34.21% 33.30% 32.31% 32.64% 32.94% 35.53% 42.51% 48.11% 48.44% 50.10% 45.03% 33.69% 36.73% 35.13% 32.17% 27.81% 23.85%
Intel Corp. 23.87% 20.83% 23.42% 21.78% 23.30% 25.79% 29.44% 28.85% 29.78% 27.16% 26.05% 26.35% 27.93% 28.24% 21.22% 18.97% 15.81% 13.91%
Lam Research Corp. 73.28% 64.85% 64.42% 53.86% 48.15% 43.53% 46.21% 47.26% 43.02% 46.89% 50.48% 50.17% 43.65% 36.62% 27.72% 27.38% 27.84% 24.90% 21.20% 15.62% 14.38% 15.51%
Micron Technology Inc. 16.04% 13.34% 9.77% 7.86% 7.51% 6.89% 5.98% 6.20% 9.62% 17.59% 28.53% 37.78% 43.55% 43.77% 42.51% 38.92% 33.68% 27.33% 15.78% 4.82% -2.45% -2.28%
NVIDIA Corp. 28.37% 25.64% 24.95% 24.36% 25.34% 22.91% 21.50% 26.53% 33.91% 44.33% 49.54% 48.91% 49.03% 40.78% 40.66% 38.29% 32.05% 28.91%
Qualcomm Inc. 88.12% 90.88% 112.56% 108.05% 91.17% 85.54% 83.00% 132.94% 94.02% 89.35% 62.00% 63.55% 59.64% -524.14% -18.22% -19.12% -17.43% 8.02% 12.45% 14.27% 15.66% 17.95%
Texas Instruments Inc. 58.62% 58.27% 60.23% 60.30% 60.73% 60.90% 59.78% 66.05% 64.31% 56.33% 57.72% 62.82% 63.75% 62.04% 44.55% 41.38% 38.07% 35.62%

Based on: 10-Q (reporting date: 2022-01-30), 10-K (reporting date: 2021-10-31), 10-Q (reporting date: 2021-08-01), 10-Q (reporting date: 2021-05-02), 10-Q (reporting date: 2021-01-31), 10-K (reporting date: 2020-11-01), 10-Q (reporting date: 2020-08-02), 10-Q (reporting date: 2020-05-03), 10-Q (reporting date: 2020-02-02), 10-K (reporting date: 2019-11-03), 10-Q (reporting date: 2019-08-04), 10-Q (reporting date: 2019-05-05), 10-Q (reporting date: 2019-02-03), 10-K (reporting date: 2018-11-04), 10-Q (reporting date: 2018-08-05), 10-Q (reporting date: 2018-05-06), 10-Q (reporting date: 2018-02-04), 10-K (reporting date: 2017-10-29), 10-Q (reporting date: 2017-07-30), 10-Q (reporting date: 2017-04-30), 10-Q (reporting date: 2017-01-29), 10-K (reporting date: 2016-10-30), 10-Q (reporting date: 2016-07-31), 10-Q (reporting date: 2016-05-01), 10-Q (reporting date: 2016-01-31).

1 Q1 2022 Calculation
ROE = 100 × (Net income (loss) attributable to Broadcom Inc. stockholdersQ1 2022 + Net income (loss) attributable to Broadcom Inc. stockholdersQ4 2021 + Net income (loss) attributable to Broadcom Inc. stockholdersQ3 2021 + Net income (loss) attributable to Broadcom Inc. stockholdersQ2 2021) ÷ Total Broadcom Inc. stockholders’ equity
= 100 × (2,472 + 1,989 + 1,876 + 1,493) ÷ 22,968 = 34.09%

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Profitability ratio Description The company
ROE A profitability ratio calculated as net income divided by shareholders’ equity. Broadcom Inc. ROE improved from Q3 2021 to Q4 2021 and from Q4 2021 to Q1 2022.

Return on Assets (ROA)

Broadcom Inc., ROA calculation (quarterly data)

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Jan 30, 2022 Oct 31, 2021 Aug 1, 2021 May 2, 2021 Jan 31, 2021 Nov 1, 2020 Aug 2, 2020 May 3, 2020 Feb 2, 2020 Nov 3, 2019 Aug 4, 2019 May 5, 2019 Feb 3, 2019 Nov 4, 2018 Aug 5, 2018 May 6, 2018 Feb 4, 2018 Oct 29, 2017 Jul 30, 2017 Apr 30, 2017 Jan 29, 2017 Oct 30, 2016 Jul 31, 2016 May 1, 2016 Jan 31, 2016
Selected Financial Data (US$ in millions)
Net income (loss) attributable to Broadcom Inc. stockholders 2,472  1,989  1,876  1,493  1,378  1,324  688  563  385  847  715  691  471  1,115  1,196  3,718  6,230  532  481  440  239  (632) (298) (1,186) 377 
Total assets 73,224  75,570  75,880  75,524  76,972  75,933  79,298  81,548  81,006  67,493  69,767  70,916  72,110  50,124  50,372  54,936  54,544  54,418  49,942  49,849  49,617  49,966  49,752  51,407  10,777 
Profitability Ratio
ROA1 10.69% 8.91% 8.00% 6.47% 5.14% 3.90% 3.13% 3.08% 3.26% 4.04% 4.29% 4.90% 9.01% 24.46% 23.18% 19.95% 14.09% 3.11% 1.06% -0.50% -3.78% -3.48%
Benchmarks
ROA, Competitors2
Advanced Micro Devices Inc. 5.07% 25.46% 35.59% 32.14% 28.70% 27.78% 12.52% 9.25% 8.30% 5.66% 3.98% 3.74% 5.52% 7.40% 8.28% 8.02% 5.24% 1.21%
Analog Devices Inc. 2.50% 2.66% 7.86% 7.23% 6.56% 5.69% 5.15% 5.21% 5.67% 6.37% 7.04% 7.21% 7.25% 7.31% 6.86% 5.12% 3.73% 3.44% 3.20% 3.14% 8.96% 10.81%
Applied Materials Inc. 25.76% 22.80% 21.68% 18.40% 16.55% 16.19% 15.05% 13.37% 14.30% 14.22% 15.34% 18.57% 20.87% 18.64% 19.12% 17.14% 14.58% 17.68% 16.05% 14.48% 14.03% 11.80%
Intel Corp. 13.96% 11.80% 12.56% 12.00% 12.35% 13.65% 15.11% 15.51% 15.39% 15.42% 14.46% 15.10% 15.89% 16.45% 11.83% 10.55% 8.62% 7.79%
Lam Research Corp. 27.40% 24.59% 22.64% 19.28% 17.33% 15.47% 16.21% 17.37% 17.21% 18.26% 20.71% 26.95% 21.20% 19.08% 13.80% 13.03% 16.33% 14.00% 12.04% 8.67% 7.04% 7.45%
Micron Technology Inc. 12.02% 9.96% 7.38% 5.91% 5.59% 5.01% 4.35% 4.63% 7.07% 12.91% 21.77% 27.50% 33.08% 32.59% 29.10% 24.24% 20.40% 14.40% 7.67% 2.13% -1.08% -1.00%
NVIDIA Corp. 17.30% 15.05% 14.23% 13.46% 14.27% 16.15% 15.25% 18.56% 23.47% 31.15% 34.37% 33.40% 33.02% 27.11% 26.28% 24.32% 20.88% 16.93%
Qualcomm Inc. 23.32% 21.93% 23.74% 21.58% 17.95% 14.60% 8.49% 12.67% 12.81% 13.31% 9.92% 7.22% 6.30% -14.88% -6.77% -7.10% -6.48% 3.77% 6.05% 7.98% 9.34% 10.90%
Texas Instruments Inc. 32.51% 31.48% 31.45% 32.64% 31.44% 28.91% 27.34% 28.94% 28.78% 27.84% 28.82% 30.67% 31.14% 32.56% 25.22% 23.75% 23.14% 20.87%

Based on: 10-Q (reporting date: 2022-01-30), 10-K (reporting date: 2021-10-31), 10-Q (reporting date: 2021-08-01), 10-Q (reporting date: 2021-05-02), 10-Q (reporting date: 2021-01-31), 10-K (reporting date: 2020-11-01), 10-Q (reporting date: 2020-08-02), 10-Q (reporting date: 2020-05-03), 10-Q (reporting date: 2020-02-02), 10-K (reporting date: 2019-11-03), 10-Q (reporting date: 2019-08-04), 10-Q (reporting date: 2019-05-05), 10-Q (reporting date: 2019-02-03), 10-K (reporting date: 2018-11-04), 10-Q (reporting date: 2018-08-05), 10-Q (reporting date: 2018-05-06), 10-Q (reporting date: 2018-02-04), 10-K (reporting date: 2017-10-29), 10-Q (reporting date: 2017-07-30), 10-Q (reporting date: 2017-04-30), 10-Q (reporting date: 2017-01-29), 10-K (reporting date: 2016-10-30), 10-Q (reporting date: 2016-07-31), 10-Q (reporting date: 2016-05-01), 10-Q (reporting date: 2016-01-31).

1 Q1 2022 Calculation
ROA = 100 × (Net income (loss) attributable to Broadcom Inc. stockholdersQ1 2022 + Net income (loss) attributable to Broadcom Inc. stockholdersQ4 2021 + Net income (loss) attributable to Broadcom Inc. stockholdersQ3 2021 + Net income (loss) attributable to Broadcom Inc. stockholdersQ2 2021) ÷ Total assets
= 100 × (2,472 + 1,989 + 1,876 + 1,493) ÷ 73,224 = 10.69%

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Profitability ratio Description The company
ROA A profitability ratio calculated as net income divided by total assets. Broadcom Inc. ROA improved from Q3 2021 to Q4 2021 and from Q4 2021 to Q1 2022.